Business in a changing environmental landscape

  • MMBEN Event 26
  • Date: 10th February 2021
  • Venue: Online (10:00-12:00)

Business in a changing environmental landscape

The last 12 months have seen a huge shift for businesses.  The need to reduce carbon, the Environment Bill and Agricultural Bill and many other important environmental considerations for society will impact businesses.

This, our second online event will cover impacts to business.

Programme:
10:00 – 10:10 Introductions & housekeeping – Gareth Lay – MMBEN Chair

10:10 – 10:20 Impact of The Habitats Directive for Development – Sarah Belton – Senior Hydrogeologist, Hafren Water

10:20 – 10:30 Biodiversity Net Gain – Matt Wall – Senior Ecologist, Wharton Natural Infrastructure Consultants

10:30 – 10:50 Networking break out rooms

10:50 – 11:00 Comfort break

11:00 – 11:10 Electric vehicles (TBC) ‘getting your business ready for EV’

11:10 – 11:20 Recycling Consistency Reforms for SMEs and the Environment Bill – Sam Hare – Defra Waste and Recycling Policy Adviser

11:20 – 11:40 Networking break out rooms

11:40 – 11:55 Closing announcement – Gareth Lay – MMBEN Chair

Sponsorship of this event is available – please contact Craig for details (phone/email below).

Non members can attend one event first to see if the network works for them before joining.  To book please use the booking buttons or email address below.